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102. Pedicularis ser. Flammeae Prain, Ann. Roy. Bot. Gard. (Calcutta). 3: 100. 1890.

火焰系 huo yan xi

Herbs low. Roots fusiform, fleshy. Leaves long, ± narrow, pinnatipartite to pinnatisect. Inflorescences spicate, centrifugal, usually very long, with dense flowers. Pedicel long. Calyx 5-lobed. Corolla tube decurved distally; galea toothless; beakless; lower lip spreading. Capsule oblique.

About five species: Asia, Europe, North America; three species in China.

1 Bracts rhombic-ovate to broadly ovate; plants usually less than 4 cm tall   310 Pedicularis orthocoryne
+ Bracts linear-lanceolate to linear; plants usually 5--10 cm tall.   (2)
2 (1) Galea rounded in front; stigma included or very short exserted   308 Pedicularis oederi
+ Galea not rounded in front, distinctly obliquely truncate at apex; stigma long exserted, to 4 mm   309 Pedicularis stylosa

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